Highland Heights is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,396 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Highland Heights is the 195th largest community in Ohio.
Highland Heights real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Highland Heights house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Highland Heights is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Highland Heights is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Highland Heights who work in management occupations (17.66%), sales jobs (13.10%), and office and administrative support (11.51%).
Also of interest is that Highland Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Highland Heights is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Highland Heights really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Highland Heights perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Highland Heights. 54.67% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Highland Heights in 2010 was $45,213, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $180,852 for a family of four.
The people who call Highland Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Highland Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Highland Heights include German, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Highland Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hindi and Russian.